Face Making

Le blog de l’artiste peintre franco-américaine Gwenn Seemel. Les articles sont en anglais et en français, et souvent ils sont bilingues.


Knows nose.

2008 . 11 . 09 - Comments / Commentaires (3)

detail image of a profile


Reproducing a person’s nose in a portrait is not that important to creating an arresting likeness.


Working from perfect mistakes to plausible corrections

2008 . 11 . 06 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

Chris Haberman's Basquiat 2005


I have to agree with Chris Haberman: that’s the only way to make a painting.


Eye like you.

2008 . 11 . 03 - Comments / Commentaires (1)

detail image of a face


How the size of a person’s pupil impacts attractiveness.

[version française]


Gender profiling

2008 . 10 . 30 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

Susan B Anthony


Being mostly unseen means being largely uncelebrated for a couple of American icons.


160 years in the making

2008 . 10 . 29 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

a modern woman as Elizabeth Cady Stanton


This portrait bag took a few months to create. It’s what it represents that’s been 160 years in the making.


Your eyes were watching you.

2008 . 10 . 26 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

my father and his painted portrait


I always knew portraits had a particular power.


Putting your best FACE forward

2008 . 10 . 23 - Comments / Commentaires (1)

Wendy Seemel


Certain expressions are better for portraits than others.


The separation of subject and portrait

2008 . 10 . 20 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

Margaret Higgins Sanger


It’s impossible to divorce a person from her-his face.


The portraitist portrayed…

2008 . 10 . 19 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

artist Gwenn Seemel on stage


Portland improv group Super Project Lab did it to me live on stage at the Winningstad last night.


A funny kind of family

2008 . 10 . 16 - Comments / Commentaires (2)

American artist Gwenn Seemel painting


I’m not the kind of artist who can work on just one painting at a time.


Portrait of the artist as Web 2.0.

2008 . 10 . 12 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

detail image of Geoffrey Raymond's painting The Annotated Fuld 2008


Artist Geoffrey Raymond turns portraits into a platform for comment. 


in-famous

2008 . 10 . 10 - Comments / Commentaires (0)

paint-and-canvas Manila envelope


On the wrong way to build a reputation as a portraitist and the only real way to be a successful artist.


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Je m’appelle Gwenn Seemel, et j’habite aux États-Unis. Je suis artiste peintre. Je crée des vidéoblogs et des articles en français et en anglais. En savoir plus...



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